New Online Shopping Destination The Collecte has Launched!

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Online shopping has a new star.  The Collecte is fast becoming the online shopping destination for home decorating enthusiast and fashionista’s! If you’re looking for a unique piece of art or jewelry look here: http://thecollecte.com.  The designers that you’ll find are a warm mix of our global landscape.  They come from various walks of life sharing their creative prescriptive on life with us. Take a look around The Collecte.  The jewelry, clothing and artwork are quality pieces that you will…

The Summer Essential Collection from New York Fashion Designer Yunes Swathe

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The spring and summer collection from Yunes Swathe is a collection that resembles the classics of the late graceful Audrey Hepburn.  Fashion designer Ingrid Hernandez,  made it easy to go from the boardroom to dinner with the swap of shoes, jewelry and lip color.  Having a few key pieces in your closet will take you through the entire work and wedding season. Ingrid Hernandez is the creative mind behind the Yunes Swathe collection.  Hernandez, a financial professional turned fashion designer…

Vancouver Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014: Opening Gala Recap

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VANCOUVER FASHION WEEK’S FALL/WINTER 2014 COLLECTIONS, PRESENTED BY COVERGIRL, PANTENE AND OLAY, STARTS OFF WITH A TEASER OF DESIGNERS’ COLLECTIONS AT THE OPENING GALA Photo credit: MJ Kim Whoever said there’s no diversity on the runway has never been to Vancouver Fashion Week. Tuesday’s Opening Gala was a celebration of ethnic and stylistic diversity. From flamenco dancers to classical pianists,designers from Asia, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas, with models short, tall, and of all ethnicities, the Fall/Winter 2014…

Vancouver Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014

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One of the hottest fashion events of the year is back! Vancouver Fashion Week returns March 18th – March 24th. The 6-day event is touted as the fashion mecca for the most innovative designers. Style inspiration from international award-winning fashion designers from over 30 countries. VFW expects more than 20,000 fashion enthusiasts; including celebrities, stylists, models, industry insiders, trend-setters, media, buyers, and aspiring designers. VFW starts the week off with a gala that is not to be missed. The main events…

Elizabeth Arden Brings New Fragrance to Life through Literary Adventures

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Elizabeth Arden is announcing collaborations with world-renowned authors Emily Giffin, Linda Castillo and Alex Ohlin. These literary mavens were selected to offer their unique and creative interpretations of the untold moment prior to the TV commercial—where a beautiful young woman is walking home in the fresh morning fog set against the streets of SoHo, NYC. Each note in the UNTOLD fragrance evokes a characteristic of the multi-dimensional woman: vibrancy, unpredictability, refined femininity, mystery and magnetic sensuality. Similar to that, Giffin,…

Celebrate the Holiday Season with Volcanica Candles

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Volcanica candles burn at the core to create luminaries: the exquisitely sculpted exterior glows without melting. Each candle lasts for hours and hours. But the heart of the Volcanica centers around the people behind the candles, the artists whose designs take from age old craftsmanship, and the place that defines them.  Made in Ubud, the cultural and artistic center in the middle of the Island of Bali and named for the Volcanos nearby, they are designed to relax, release, and…